Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And they will give the king's laws to the king's satraps and prefects beyond the river: and they lifted up the people and the house of God.

New American Standard Bible

Then they delivered the king's edicts to the king's satraps and to the governors in the provinces beyond the River, and they supported the people and the house of God.

King James Version

And they delivered the king's commissions unto the king's lieutenants, and to the governors on this side the river: and they furthered the people, and the house of God.

Holman Bible

They also delivered the king's edicts to the royal satraps and governors of the region west of the Euphrates, so that they would support the people and the house of God.

International Standard Version

Then they delivered copies of the king's orders to the king's officers, and governors on this side of the Euphrates River. The orders were in support of the people and God's Temple.

A Conservative Version

And they delivered the king's commissions to the king's satraps, and to the governors beyond the River. And they furthered the people and the house of God.

American Standard Version

And they delivered the king's commissions unto the king's satraps, and to the governors beyond the River: and they furthered the people and the house of God.

Amplified

And they delivered the king's commissions to the king's lieutenants and to the governors west of the River, and they aided the people and God's house.

Bible in Basic English

And they gave the king's orders to the king's captains and the rulers across the river, and they gave the people and the house of God the help which was needed.

Darby Translation

And they delivered the king's edicts to the king's satraps, and to the governors on this side the river. And they furthered the people and the house of God.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And they delivered the king's commissions unto the king's lieutenants and captains of the other side the river, which favoured the people and the house of God.

King James 2000

And they delivered the king's orders unto the king's satraps, and to the governors on this side the river: and they aided the people, and the house of God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

They delivered the customs of the king to the king's satraps and to the governor of [the province] Beyond the River. And they supported the people of the house of God.

Modern King James verseion

And they delivered the king's orders to the king's lieutenants and to the governors of the province Beyond the River. And they helped the people and the house of God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they delivered the king's commission unto the king's officers, and to the captains on this side the water. And they promoted the people and the house of God.

NET Bible

Then they presented the decrees of the king to the king's satraps and to the governors of Trans-Euphrates, who gave help to the people and to the temple of God.

New Heart English Bible

They delivered the king's commissions to the king's satraps, and to the governors beyond the River: and they furthered the people and God's house.

The Emphasized Bible

Then delivered they the decrees of the king, unto the satraps of the king, and the pashas Beyond the River, - and they upheld the people and the house of God.

Webster

And they delivered the king's commissions to the king's lieutenants, and to the governors on this side of the river: and they furthered the people, and the house of God.

World English Bible

They delivered the king's commissions to the king's satraps, and to the governors beyond the River: and they furthered the people and the house of God.

Youngs Literal Translation

and they give the laws of the king to the lieutenants of the king and the governors beyond the river, and they have lifted up the people and the house of God.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

the king's
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

דּת 
Dath 
Usage: 22

unto the king's
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

אחשׁדּרפּן 
'achashdarpan 
Usage: 4

and to the governors
פּחה 
Pechah 
Usage: 28

on this side
עבר 
`eber 
Usage: 90

the river
נהר 
Nahar 
Usage: 119

נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

and the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Return To Jerusalem

35 They coming from the captivity, the sons of the exile, brought near burnt-offerings to the God of Israel, twelve bullocks for all Israel, ninety and six rams, seventy and seven he lambs, the he goats of the sin, twelve: all the burnt-offering to Jehovah. 36 And they will give the king's laws to the king's satraps and prefects beyond the river: and they lifted up the people and the house of God.


Cross References

Ezra 7:21-24

And from me, I Arthasatha the king, a decree was set up to all the treasurers that are beyond the river, that all which Ezra the priest, the scribe of the law of the God of the heavens, shall ask of you, shall be done speedily'

Ezra 4:7-23

And in the days of Arthasatha, wrote Bishlam, Mithredath, Tabeel, and the rest of his colleagues, to Arthasatha, king of Persia; and the writing of the letter' being written in Syriac, and being interpreted in Syriac.

Ezra 5:6-17

The copy of the epistle that Tatnai, prefect beyond the river, sent, and Shethar-Bozni and his colleagues, the Apharsachites, that were beyond the river to Darius the king:

Ezra 6:13

Then Tatnai, prefect beyond the river Shethar-Boznai, and three colleagues, because of that Darius the king sent, thus they did speedily.

Esther 9:3

And all the chiefs of the provinces, and the satraps, and the prefects, and those doing the work that was for the king, were lifting up with the Jews; for the fear of Mordecai fell upon them:

Isaiah 56:6-7

And the sons of the stranger joining themselves to Jehovah to serve him, and to love the name of Jehovah, to be to him for servants, every one watching the Sabbath from defiling it, and taking hold upon my covenant;

Acts 18:27

And he wishing to pass through to Achaia, the brethren having encouraged, wrote to the disciples to receive him: who having arrived, profited much them having believed through grace:

Revelation 12:16

And the earth helped the woman, and the earth opened her mouth, and swallowed down the river which the dragon cast out of his mouth.

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